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Edward A. Amos
Male 1889 - 1962


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  • Birth  7 Jun 1889  Aberfoyle, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender  Male 
    House of Industry and Refuge  manager 
    Occupation  Bef 1954  House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    manager of House of Refuge 
    Residence  369 Frederick St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number  Waterloo-73942 
    Died  4 Jul 1962  Chemong Lake, Peterborough Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cause: heart attack 
    Buried  Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID  I73942  Generations
    Last Modified  13 Apr 2017 

    Family  Mary Schmidt,   b. 4 Apr 1893, Floradale, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1970, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  18 Jun 1918  Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. William Alexander Amos,   b. 5 Oct 1923,   d. 18 Sep 1985, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F41448  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Edward A. Amos

      Edward A. Amos, 73, of RR 3, Waterloo, died Tuesday al a heart attack while vacationing at his summer home on Chemong Lake, near Peterborough Born June 7, 1889, at Aberfoyle, a son of the late Mr. and Mr. William Amos, he lived in the Twin Cities for many years. He was manager of the Waterloo County House of Refuge for 21 years until his retirement in 1954 and was a life member of Waterloo Masonic Lodge. He is survived by his wife, the former Mary Schmidt, whom he married June 18, 1918, In Elmira; four sons, Harry and William, both of RR 3, Waterloo, and Carl and Donald, both of Kitchener; one. daughter, Mrs. Alfred (Marjorie) Kavelman of Bridgeport, and 13 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He was predeceased by two brothers and three sisters. The body la at the Ratz-Bechtel. Funeral Home where the funeral will be conducted Friday at. 2 p.m. by Rev. G. F. Barthel of Zion Evangelical United Brethern Church Burial will be in Union Cemetery, Elmira.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 5 Jul 1962


  • Sources 
    1. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Edward A. Amos - 5 Jul 1962.

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 7 Jun 1889 - Aberfoyle, Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Jun 1918 - Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - manager of House of Refuge - Bef 1954 - House of Industry and Refuge, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - 369 Frederick St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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